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What are the signs of chickenpox pneumonia?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Chickenpox + cough

The pneumonia associated with varicella (chickenpox) is more common in adults especially in pregnancy but since most children who got chickenpox didn't have a chest x-ray, it is under diagnosed.

In brief: Chickenpox + cough

The pneumonia associated with varicella (chickenpox) is more common in adults especially in pregnancy but since most children who got chickenpox didn't have a chest x-ray, it is under diagnosed.
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